depend upon


depend upon
phr verb
Depend upon is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑existence

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  • depend upon — (H) you can depend upon her to be there (D; intr.) to depend upon for (to depend upon smb. for advice) …   Combinatory dictionary

  • depend upon — verb 1. be contingent on (Freq. 16) The outcomes rides on the results of the election Your grade will depends on your homework • Syn: ↑depend on, ↑devolve on, ↑ride, ↑turn on, ↑hinge on, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • depend upon — I (Roget s IV) II depend (up)on (Roget s Thesaurus II) verb 1. To place trust or confidence in: bank on (or upon), believe in, count on (or upon), reckon on (or upon), rely on (or upon), trust (in). See TRUST. 2. To look forward to confidently:… …   English dictionary for students

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  • depend upon — contingent on; rely upon …   English contemporary dictionary

  • depend on, depend upon — v. 1) (D; intr.) to depend on, depend upon for (to depend on, depend upon smb. for advice) 2) (H) you can depend on, depend upon her to be there …   Combinatory dictionary

  • depend upon something — phrasal verb depend on or depend upon something [transitive] Word forms depend on : present tense I/you/we/they depend on he/she/it depends on present participle depending on past tense depended on past participle depended on 1) formal depend on… …   English dictionary

  • depend upon somebody for something — deˈpend on/upon sb/sth (for sth) derived (not usually used in the progressive tenses) to need money, help, etc. from sb/sth else for a particular purpose • The community depends on the shipping industry for its survival. • I don t want to depend… …   Useful english dictionary

  • depend upon something for something — deˈpend on/upon sb/sth (for sth) derived (not usually used in the progressive tenses) to need money, help, etc. from sb/sth else for a particular purpose • The community depends on the shipping industry for its survival. • I don t want to depend… …   Useful english dictionary


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